Find out more about the greatest 19th Century French Painters, including Claude Monet, Marcel Duchamp, Henri Matisse, Paul Gauguin and Paul Cezanne.
Vincent van GoghVincent van Gogh
30 March 1853
Painter
Claude MonetClaude Monet
14 November 1840
Painter

Henri MatisseHenri Matisse
31 December 1869
Painter, Sculptor

Paul GauguinPaul Gauguin
07 June 1848
Artist - Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, Engraving

Henri de Toulouse-LautrecHenri de Toulouse-Lautrec
24 November 1864
Painter

Le CorbusierLe Corbusier
06 October 1887
Architect
Marcel DuchampMarcel Duchamp
28 July 1887
Artist

Paul CezannePaul Cezanne
19 January 1839
French artist

Pierre-Auguste RenoirPierre-Auguste Renoir
25 February 1841
Painter
Marc ChagallMarc Chagall
06 July 1887
Artist

Edgar DegasEdgar Degas
19 July 1834
Impressionist Painter
Édouard ManetÉdouard Manet
23 January 1832
Artist

Georges SeuratGeorges Seurat
02 December 1859
Painter

Édouard-Henri AvrilÉdouard-Henri Avril
21 May 1849
Painter

Gustave CourbetGustave Courbet
10 June 1819
Painter

William-Adolphe BouguereauWilliam-Adolphe Bouguereau
30 November 1825
Painter
Camille PissarroCamille Pissarro
10 July 1830
Painter, Printmaker

Marie TussaudMarie Tussaud
01 December 1761
Artist

Louis DaguerreLouis Daguerre
18 November 1787
Artist

Sonia DelaunaySonia Delaunay
14 November 1885
Artist
Paul SignacPaul Signac
11 November 1863
Painter

Fernand LégerFernand Léger
04 February 1881
Cubist Painter
Pierre BonnardPierre Bonnard
03 October 1867
Painter

Louis AnquetinLouis Anquetin
26 January 1861
Painter
Edmond Aman-JeanEdmond Aman-Jean
13 January 1858
French symbolist painter

Gustave DoréGustave Doré
 
Henri RousseauHenri Rousseau
21 May 1844
Painter, Visual artist, Artist

Jean-Léon GérômeJean-Léon Gérôme
 

Jean-Leon GeromeJean-Leon Gerome
11 May 1824
Painter
Jean Auguste Dominique IngresJean Auguste Dominique Ingres
29 August 1780
Painter

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Georges BraqueGeorges Braque
13 May 1882
Sculptor, Painter, Engraver
Élisabeth Vigée-LebrunÉlisabeth Vigée-Lebrun
16 April 1755
Painter

Frédéric Auguste BartholdiFrédéric Auguste Bartholdi
02 August 1834
Sculptor, Architect

Berthe MorisotBerthe Morisot
14 January 1841
Painter

Théodore GéricaultThéodore Géricault
 
Alexandre CabanelAlexandre Cabanel
28 September 1823
Painter, University teacher
Jean-Honore FragonardJean-Honore Fragonard
05 April 1732
Painter

Jean-François MilletJean-François Millet
04 October 1814
Shepherd, Plowman, Painter, Engraver, Draftsperson

Suzanne ValadonSuzanne Valadon
23 September 1865
Painter, Art model, Model

Odilon RedonOdilon Redon
20 April 1840
Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker
James TissotJames Tissot
15 October 1836
Painter

Gustave CaillebotteGustave Caillebotte
19 August 1848
Painter, Art collector, Patron of the arts,

Rosa BonheurRosa Bonheur
16 March 1822
Painter, Sculptor

Andre DerainAndre Derain
10 June 1880
 

Honoré DaumierHonoré Daumier
26 February 1808
Painter, Draftsperson, Caricaturist, Sculptor,
Robert DelaunayRobert Delaunay
12 April 1885
Painter, Artist

Gustave MoreauGustave Moreau
06 April 1826
Illustrator
ErtéErté
23 November 1892
Artist

Jeanne HebuterneJeanne Hebuterne
06 April 1898
Painter

Mathilde de MornyMathilde de Morny
26 May 1863
Artist
Raoul DufyRaoul Dufy
03 June 1877
Painter

Francis PicabiaFrancis Picabia
22 January 1879
Painter, Writer, Screenwriter, Poet
Adah Isaacs MenkenAdah Isaacs Menken
15 June 1835
Actress

Prosper MériméeProsper Mérimée
28 September 1803
Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Historian,

Jean MetzingerJean Metzinger
24 June 1883
Painter

Maurice UtrilloMaurice Utrillo
26 December 1883
Painter

Antoine-Jean GrosAntoine-Jean Gros
16 March 1771
Painter
Octave TassaertOctave Tassaert
26 July 1800
Painter

Édouard VuillardÉdouard Vuillard
11 November 1868
Painter

Max JacobMax Jacob
12 July 1876
Painter, Poet, Writer, Literary critic

Victorine MeurentVictorine Meurent
18 February 1844
Painter, Art model
Frédéric BazilleFrédéric Bazille
06 December 1841
Painter

Maurice de VlaminckMaurice de Vlaminck
04 April 1876
Painter, Writer, Sculptor, Graphic artist
Paul LandowskiPaul Landowski
01 June 1875
Sculptor

Jules BretonJules Breton
01 May 1827
Painter

Achille DevériaAchille Devéria
06 February 1800
Painter
André MassonAndré Masson
04 January 1896
Painter, Engraver

Henri Fantin-LatourHenri Fantin-Latour
14 January 1836
Painter, Botanical illustrator, Lithographer,
Tsuguharu FoujitaTsuguharu Foujita
27 November 1886
Painter

Kees van DongenKees van Dongen
26 January 1877
Painter

Jules Bastien-LepageJules Bastien-Lepage
01 November 1848
Painter
Georges RouaultGeorges Rouault
27 May 1871
Curator, Painter, Graphic artist

Marie LaurencinMarie Laurencin
31 October 1883
Painter, Printmaker
Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-TriosonAnne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson
29 January 1767
Painter

Jules Joseph LefebvreJules Joseph Lefebvre
14 March 1834
painter

Théophile SteinlenThéophile Steinlen
10 November 1859
Painter, Illustrator, Poster artist, Sculptor,

Albert GleizesAlbert Gleizes
08 December 1881
Painter, Artist
Pierre Puvis de ChavannesPierre Puvis de Chavannes
14 December 1824
Painter
Jean de BrunhoffJean de Brunhoff
09 December 1899
Writer

Édouard CortèsÉdouard Cortès
06 August 1882
Artist

Henri MichauxHenri Michaux
24 May 1899
Painter, Poet, Writer

Jules ChéretJules Chéret
31 May 1836
painter, poster artist, lithographer
Eugène BoudinEugène Boudin
12 July 1824
Painter

Émile GalléÉmile Gallé
08 May 1846
Artist

Maurice DenisMaurice Denis
25 November 1870
Painter, Illustrator, Lithographer, Writer, Art

Adélaïde Labille-GuiardAdélaïde Labille-Guiard
11 April 1749
Painter

Julie ManetJulie Manet
14 November 1878
Painter
Charlotte de RothschildCharlotte de Rothschild
06 May 1825
Socialite

Joseph DuplessisJoseph Duplessis
22 September 1725
Painter
Émile BernardÉmile Bernard
28 April 1868
Painter, Poet, Writer

Thomas CoutureThomas Couture
21 December 1815
Fine art artist
Pierre Auguste CotPierre Auguste Cot
17 February 1837
Painter
Pierre-Paul Prud'honPierre-Paul Prud'hon
04 April 1758
Painter